Suspect arrested, charged with shooting into home; two others being sought

The shooting was reported May 8 in southwest Charlotte.
By Glenn Burkins | May 13, 2021

Police investigate fatal shooting in west Charlotte

The shooting was reported early Thursday on Freedom Drive.
By Glenn Burkins | May 13, 2021

Jury awards $10.5 million to former CMS student who was sexually assaulted by band director

The jury ordered Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools to pay $7.5 million of that total.
By Sarafina Wright | May 8, 2021

Did CMS ignore warning signs about a former band director who sexually assaulted a West Charlotte High School student?

That question goes to the heart of a federal lawsuit playing out in a courtroom in Charlotte.
By Sarafina Wright | May 6, 2021

In federal court, CMS lawyer denies liability for band director who sexually assaulted student

The student, now in his early 20s, was a sophomore when the incident happened at West Charlotte High School.
By Sarafina Wright | May 5, 2021

Civil trial set to begin against CMS and former West Charlotte band leader who sexually assaulted student

The lawsuit alleges that Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools failed to remove the band director when allegations of inappropriate conduct first surfaced.
By Sarafina Wright | May 4, 2021